The definitive guide to South Asian lingo

The region "Jungle" has 1 entries

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Definition

Term given to an operation where wild elephants are encircled with tame ones and their mahouts, and herded/ driven into a large "khedda" or enclosure.

Usage

Khedda operations aren't carried out very often now though they are still used to capture rogue elephants now and then.
Added 2011-08-01 by porkipaya

Root

Hindi

Region

Jungle

Categories

WALTO

Related Terms

mahout